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Search phrase: approbation

Plays

 14 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor II.i.99approbation.approbation.
CoriolanusCor II.iii.144To meet anon upon your approbation.To meet anon, vpon your approbation.
CoriolanusCor II.iii.250.1Your sudden approbation.Your suddaine approbation.
CymbelineCym I.v.17Ay, and the approbation of those that weep thisI, and the approbation of those that weepe this
CymbelineCym I.v.121th' approbation of what I have spoke!th'approbation of what I haue spoke.
Henry VH5 I.ii.19Shall drop their blood in approbationShall drop their blood, in approbation
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.71By learned approbation of the judges. If I amBy learned approbation of the Iudges: If I am
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.177And there receive her approbation.And there receiue her approbation.
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.243That's sealed in approbation? You, Lord Escalus,That's seald in approbation? you, Lord Escalus
PericlesPer IV.iii.26Whoever but his approbation added,who euer but his approbation added,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.37And give them title, knee, and approbation,And giue them Title, knee, and approbation
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.59Besides the applause and approbationBesides the applause and approbation
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.178more approbation than ever proof itself would havemore approbation, then euer proofe it selfe would haue
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.177That lacked sight only, naught for approbationThat lack'd sight onely, nought for approbation

Glossary

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approbationexpression of approval, pleasurable confirmation, ready sanctioning
approbationproof, confirmation, attestation
approbationacceptance as a novice, probationary period
approbationproving true, putting to the test, support
approofapproval, approbation, sanction

Thesaurus

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approbationapproof

Themes and Topics

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Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...o all of posthumus' banishment] the approbation of those that weep this lamentable divor...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
APPROBATIONBASICsee PROBATION
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